Friday, January 15, 1999
Police Blotter / Fire Log
compiled by Kathy Coyle
6:11 p.m. Patrol located a tree in the road on Mill Pond Lane; the department of public works (DPW) was notified.
8:48 a.m. Police located a suspicious vehicle reported on Nowell Farme Road and determined it belonged to someone working in the area.
2:12 p.m. Water reported leaking from a Wolf Rock Road house was determined to come from a broken water pipe. The owner was notified.
8:50 a.m. A motorist reported a vehicle ran the stop at the intersection of Cross and South Streets. The operator was contacted and advised.
11:45 a.m. Police assisted the fire department at the scene of a propane leak on Bedford Road.
3:18 p.m. Police assisted the fire department at the scene of a smoke investigation on East Street.
8 p.m. Sgt. Kevin Cardonne and Officer Rich Tornquist responded to a 911 call at a residence on Woodland Road. The officers were told that an argument had ensued between two parties, one of whom had left the scene prior to the officers' arrival. The situation was resolved upon the officers' departure.
9:30 p .m. Two bicyclists were reported riding down Lowell Street in the dark. The area was checked but the cyclists were not found.
2:54 p.m. A motorist reported hitting a cat in front of the police station on Lowell Street.
4 p.m. A suspicious vehicle reported on Hemlock Hill Road was determined to belong to a person doing work on a nearby house.
6:54 p.m. A backpack located on Bedford Road was returned to its owner.
7:56 p.m. Patrol located an overheated truck on Concord Street. No tow was needed.
5:07 p.m. A message was left for the operator of a vehicle reported driving erratically on Westford Street.
1:48 p.m. The DPW was notified of a large puddle on Stearns Street.
9:36 p.m. Sgt. Tom Whelan and Officer Royce Taylor investigated a vehicle and its occupants at the Great Brook State Park parking lot. The operator was summonsed for operating after suspension of his license and the passenger, a 30-year-old Ayer resident, was arrested on an outstanding warrant from the town of Ayer for assault and battery with a dangerous weapon.
7:45 a.m. Sgt. Leo Crowe investigated a minor two-car accident at the intersection of Bedford Road and Church Street. One vehicle struck the rear of the second vehicle as they were proceeding through the intersection. There were no injuries.
compiled by Kathy Coyle
10:16 a.m. A barbecue grill propane tank on Bedford Road was reported leaking gas.
3:29 p.m. An East Street resident reported smoke in the house caused by a fire in the fireplace when the flue wasn't open.
5:52 a.m. Emergency medical technicians responded to a lifeline activation by an elderly East Riding Drive resident who had fallen and could not get up. No transport was necessary.
11:22 p.m. An elderly female having difficulty breathing was taken from South Street to Emerson Hospital, with Advanced Life Support assistance at the scene.
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